Oslo walk sightseeing tour

Oslo walk sightseeing tour
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$275.17
Duration: 3 hours
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Get a taste of Oslo streets and see its main sights on a 3-hour walk in the heart of the city. Explore Medieval buildings and walk the paths of the Renascent city. Marvel at the contemporary award-wining building of the Opera House and its impressive surroundings. You will see internationally famous buildings as the City Hall where the Nobel Peace price is given every year, the Norwegian Parliament and The Royal Palace, official residence to the Norwegian Royal family. Feel the vibrating atmosphere of this Nordic capital passing by its many cafes and restaurants while walking through its main thorough street named after a King of the 19th century.  Learn the history of this city of contrasts as you walk as a local.

Meet your guide outside the visitor´s center of the Medieval Fortress of Akershus or at your hotel in the city center. Start your 3-hour walking adventure at the Fortress to see the print left by the founders of Oslo in its medieval architecture. Walk through 700 years of history encapsulated in a building that has guarded the city from riders and soldiers alike. Step further in time to the town of Christiania, known for its characteristic formation of straight streets like a chez board. See the first City Hall building from the 17th century and feel the atmosphere of the many cafe terraces and restaurants, which have taken over this area of Oslo.

Visit the City Hall of Oslo and its main hall, internationally known for hosting the award ceremony of The Nobel Peace Prize each year. Appreciate Norwegian art in the beautifully decorated halls of this public building. Walk to the National Theatre, main scene for the plays of famous Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen. Stand in front of the neo-classical building of the University of Oslo to continue strolling onto the Royal Palace and its beautiful gardens. Step into 18th century architecture and see the Norwegian Parliament. 

Walk down Oslo's main thorough street of Karl Johan with its many shops and vibrant atmosphere. Stop by the central train station to appreciate early 19th century architecture, and finally explore contemporary buildings. Walk on top of the roof of award-winning Oslo Opera House and enjoy the beautiful view of the Oslo fjord from there. Appreciate striking contemporary architecture walking through the Bar Code and Bjørvika developments where your visit will end.

Get a taste of Oslo streets and see its main sights on a 3-hour walk in the heart of the city. Explore Medieval buildings and walk the paths of the Renascent city. Marvel at the contemporary award-wining building of the Opera House and its impressive surroundings. You will see internationally famous buildings as the City Hall where the Nobel Peace price is given every year, the Norwegian Parliament and The Royal Palace, official residence to the Norwegian Royal family. Feel the vibrating atmosphere of this Nordic capital passing by its many cafes and restaurants while walking through its main thorough street named after a King of the 19th century.  Learn the history of this city of contrasts as you walk as a local.